Magazine Button

Africa

Welocalize’s Transforming Talent Programme leverages linguistic talent in Africa 

The future of business and how businesses run is always evolving. An Aflac CSR survey shows that 77% of consumers prefer to buy from socially responsible brands and 73% of investors say Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts contribute to their investment...


Nine in 10 employees in MEA are frustrated by their workplace technology 

Freshworks, a leading software company empowering businesses to delight their customers and employees, has unveiled survey findings that reveal a startling divide between employee expectations and the reality of the workplace technology experience. In the wake of the pandemic, regional businesses...


Carbon transforms into a full-service bank on Mambu

Carbon Finance, a Pan-African microfinance bank, has announced it has extended its partnership with Mambu to continue growing its financial services offering and accelerate expansion. The agreement enables Carbon to offer the full-spectrum of banking products and services and launch...


African Development Bank to launch public financial management academy to build capacity in African countries 

The African Development Bank has approved the creation of a virtual academy to build public financial management capacity in African countries. Countries will receive technical assistance through structured, targeted, dedicated and local training as well as through policy dialogue.  The...


Digital Afrique Telecom and Ever Medical Technologies to modernise healthcare industry

Digital Afrique Telecom (DAT), a pan-African leader in digital services, development, aggregation and hosting of mobile value-added services, has partnered with Ever Medical Technologies, a medical technology solutions provider to facilitate, improve and disseminate digital medical solutions...


Former Mastercard VP joins Klasha as new chief commercial officer

Klasha – a San Francisco and Lagos-based technology company transforming cross-border African commerce – has announced the appointment of Nile Younis as chief commercial officer. Younis will be based in Dubai, UAE and joins Klasha after a successful 10-year career at Mastercard, where...


Women in MENA workforce could increase GDP by US$2 trillion 

PwC Middle East has launched its latest MENA Women in Work Survey 2022: Young Women, Powerful Ambitions to highlight the career aspirations of young women and the challenges they face in achieving their ambitions across the Middle East and North Africa region and the key measures needed by MENA...


Technological inclusion for emerging markets 

RedCloud is on a mission to help small businesses by creating infrastructure for digital marketplaces in emerging economies, such as Peru, Argentina and Nigeria. This helps address the significant technological challenges start-ups face and ultimately improves their financial inclusion and...


55 women leaders trained on gender responsive governance in Yambio 

Equal rights for women and girls is a shared struggle across the world.  In South Sudan, the gender gap has been exacerbated by conflict, a patriarchal culture and age-old customs that marginalise women’s rights.  While efforts have been made to ensure women and men are on an...


Global development finance coalition commits over US$5.5 billion for MSME financing in Africa 

The  coalition for a sustainable and inclusive recovery of the private sector – an international group of 20 development finance institutions that came together in 2020 – has announced commitments of over US$5.55 billion of financing to micro, small and medium enterprises...


Browse our latest issue

Intelligent CXO

View Magazine Archive